Bob Dylan’s Hometown Synagogue for Sale

The former Agudath Achim Synagogue in Hibbing, Minn., where Bob Dylan became bar mitzvah.

The former Agudath Achim Synagogue in Hibbing, Minn., where Bob Dylan became bar mitzvah.

According to the Duluth News Tribune, the building that formerly housed Agudath Achim Synagogue, at 2320 W. Second St., in Hibbing, Minn., the Orthodox shul where the Zimmerman family worshipped and where 13-year-old Bobby Zimmerman marked his religious coming of age by chanting the haftarah when he became bar mitzvah, is up for sale.

The white building with four golden stained-glass windows and a three-color circle with the Star of David at the south peak is listed for sale on the website Craigslist and is being shown by Perella & Associates as a possible single-family home or duplex, and the asking price is $119,000.

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